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April 2, 2017
South Dakota officials consider Britton community center
BRITTON (AP) — Marshall County officials are considering building a new community center in Britton. Community members attended a public meeting Feb. 22 to hear details about the new building. Event center planning committee member Josh Kraft said about 30 people have been involved...
April 2, 2017 - 1:45pm
$32 million grain terminal opens for business at Britton
BRITTON (AP) — A $32 million grain terminal that has been in the works for more than a decade has opened for business at Britton. A grand opening celebration was held Monday for the Wheaton Dumont Britton Grain Terminal, with Gov. Dennis Daugaard on hand. Elevator officials talked...
August 2, 2016 - 10:30am
July 22, 2016
Insurance company doesn't owe victim in 2013 shooting at Britton
PIERRE — The South Dakota Supreme Court has agreed insurance benefits weren't owed to a young man who had been shot in the head with a handgun by another student. The incident occurred while they were in the shooter's pickup truck in the Britton-Hecla High School parking lot...
July 22, 2016 - 5:23pm
May 25, 2016
Anonymous donors pledge $1M for community center in Britton
BRITTON (AP) — Anonymous donors have pledged $1 million to help build a new community center in Britton to replace the Kidder Gym. Paula Jensen with Glacial Lakes Area Development tells says that the community has been challenged to match that amount this summer for the facility....
May 25, 2016 - 5:37pm
August 27, 2014
Britton man dies in Wednesday accident
LAKE CITY — A Britton man died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday morning one mile west of Lake City. Donald Allen Monsen, 45, was driving a 1994 Ford LT9000 cement truck east on S.D. Highway 10. He steered sharply into the westbound lane and then sharply back to the eastbound lane,...
August 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
December 16, 2013
Small SD shops make buy-local pitch
Owners finding ways to lure customers from big box stores.
December 16, 2013 - 6:22pm
May 3, 2013
Teen faces charges after gun goes off
BRITTON (AP) -- A Britton-Hecla student faces firearm charges after an accidental shooting at a school parking lot, the Marshall County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Dusty Groom, 18, of rural Lake City, was showing other students what he thought was an unloaded a .22 caliber...
May 3, 2013 - 6:34am
April 29, 2013
MHS grad helps save man's life
BRITTON -- In a matter of seconds, Brady Maxwell made a decision that saved a man's life. Maxwell, a 19-year-old Mitchell High School graduate, arrived at a convenience store for breakfast around 9 a.m. March 10 in Britton and saw an older man collapsed on the ground inside. ...
April 29, 2013 - 6:57am
October 3, 2012
Governor's Capital For a Day heads to Britton
BRITTON (AP) -- The governor's Capital For a Day program heads to Britton on Wednesday. The festivities begin with a coffee hour with Gov. Dennis Daugaard, a Main Street walk, tours and meetings around town. Residents also are encouraged to attend an afternoon roundtable meeting...
October 3, 2012 - 7:56am
August 11, 2012
Britton to be 'Capital for Day'
PIERRE (AP) -- The northeastern South Dakota town of Britton will be the state's "Capital for a Day" in October. Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Friday that Britton had been chosen to host the event on Oct. 3. The governor and a group of state officials plan to tour the community and...
August 11, 2012 - 4:13am
January 6, 2012
Britton gets a state loan, but Belle Fourche denied
PIERRE -- The state Board of Water and Natural Resources decided Thursday to give financial help to Britton for major renovations to the community's sewer system, but turned down Belle Fourche's request for assistance in purchasing a second loader for its landfill. Belle Fourche...
January 6, 2012 - 4:24pm
November 20, 2010
In Other Words: SDPB picks up where others leave off
I was disappointed but not surprised to see The Daily Republic's brazen attack on public broadcasting in your Nov. 5 editorial. Using the cover of our state budget woes, and the battle cry of "no competition with private enterprise," the article salivated at the prospect of being...
November 20, 2010 - 12:10am